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Marriage Quirks

Marriage is fun when you’re with the right person. With the wrong person, it becomes a special kind of hell that can make you want to gnaw your own leg off to escape, but that’s a topic for another day. We enter relationships with people, hopeful and dazzled by the idea of them and who we imagine them to be, but…

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Oh Yeah, I Still Have a Blog

Maybe you’ve noticed, (probably you haven’t) I put the lid on my blog in early December, set the heat to low/simmer, and continued through the end of 2013 in mostly silent internet mode. I didn’t tweet, didn’t keep FB abreast of all my feelings, not that I ever really do, and I didn’t blog, comment, or even read much on…

Whew!

I’m sure you’re all dying to know how things turned out yesterday, so here is an update on my lost wedding ring. When my husband got home, he carefully pulled the cabinet baseboard off the wall (I would have sawed it with a hacksaw personally, which is why I’m not in charge of baseboards or mishaps…

Shit That Seems to Happen Only to Me

You know the drinking game Quarters? I’m pretty sure I’ve never successfully bounced a quarter into a cup on purpose and in my twenties that game was usually just the, “Make Rachelle drink until she pukes game”; however this morning, as I was getting ready, I went to put my wedding rings on. I grabbed…

10,000 Miles To Go

Yesterday was my second anniversary with WordPress. That’s quite a milestone for me–I figured we’d be divorced by now because I have a tendency to abandon projects when doubt creeps in. I can easily convince myself that it’s not worth the effort, and that my dreams of writing as a career someday will never be realized.…

Cabinet Stew

Today, I want to take a moment to honor a blogger who has gone above and beyond what I generally consider loyal reader and online friend. I had a post that was Freshly Pressed a long time ago under the food tag. That always makes me laugh because while I am an enthusiastic eater of food, I…